Tucked in a nondescript industrial complex in North Miami, Cherokee Studios East is the kind of place you would never suspect existed if you didn't have business there. There's no sign on the door, no VIP parking, no gate, no security guard. For the past week, Colombian star Juanes has been hunkered down here with his band, rehearsing for a series of shows that will herald the release of his seventh solo album, "Loco de Amor" (Crazy for Love), due March 18 on Universal Music Latino.

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